Hello Old Friends!
I hope everyone is doing great & I'd like to thank you all again for your support with this project, now nearly five years old! Jeepers.
The next project... Read more
Not 'Bots, but Squirrels
I don't have a 'bot update today. Instead I wanted to give ya'll a heads-up about my buddy's Kickstarter:
This is a super-cool DIY kit and it's... Read more
New Wrylon Book Launching!!!
This will likely be the last update to this project but not the last Wrylon communique. I've launched a 2nd Kickstarter project to publish three Wrylon notebooks, chock... Read more
Mailing List is Live!!!
I hope everyone out there is doing great! The Kickstarter campaign is winding down. I sent out what I believe is the last lost/missing/dead-letter-office book this morning and I'm... Read more
All books shipped!
(At least I think so.)
With the exception of a couple local deliveries, all books & associated swag have shipped as of 8:30 this morning. I'm pretty stoked. I do... Read more
Have the books! (mostly)
I have everything from the printer...everything but the bellybands.
Due to some confusion they're not ready yet. Much more importantly - and tied into the bellybands not being ready -... Read more
Alright, so I've finally gotten a firm date from my printer. Next Tuesday, the 11th.
That's much later than I'd hoped or expected but it's what it is.
I have... Read more
Books are late from the printer
I hate to lead with a downer but there's no sense in pretending that they're totally on time. I don't have a new, solid ETA yet but I... Read more
New Sketch Video!
Music courtesy of one of our awesome backers!
Check out his work here:
More updates soon, I just had time to whip this together & wanted to share it. ... Read more
I'm sorry I've been lax on updating lately. I continue to crank away on the sketches and assorted production work to get the book out the door.
I ended up... Read more
I am a bit behind on the sketches but if this weekend goes well, I should be back on schedule heading into next week. I'm keeping one of my 'bot... Read more
Small Sketch Update
I am so, so very sorry I've not updated in a while. I've been slammed with both Wrylon work & just plain old life stuff that happens to... Read more
Super-Quick Update on the Survey
I just sent out the survey to everyone. If you've not gotten it, let me know (though how you'd get this email but not the survey I'm not sure).
In... Read more
Campaign's Over, Stuff's Still Happening
I hope everybody's having a great weekend.
I'm nearly caught up with emails. I think I have 2-3 questions to get to and I'll try to have all of them... Read more
Wow! We did it!
Thank you all.
I am, once again, behind on emails but I will get to all the questions & comments you awesome folk have sent my way. Keep... Read more
300% Holy cow!!!
Thank you, so much.
How cool is this? Frankly, I never expected we'd get this far - just over 300% and nearly 500 backers. It wasn't that long ago that... Read more
Boring "Business" Update
I'm awfully excited that, as I write this, we've topped 450 backers and $15K. That's so, so much more support than I ever expected. Thanks everybody. It's very... Read more
Painting Update & New Original Art Tiers
I feel like we're in the home stretch right now. We're coming up on my last weekend of working on the book and somehow I still have energy... Read more
Patches are a go!
I'm pretty stoked. Thanks everybody for making this happen.
Now I really, really need to finish designing them :)
In response to a couple comments on the last update:
Thanks... Read more
So Close to Patches!!!
Okay, so I just wrote a really long update and when I went to preview it, I lost all the writing. I dunno what happened but that's a real bummer. ... Read more
Printing Update and New Tier!
Thank you all for your thoughts.73 comments + several emails has been a lot to wade through but I truly appreciate it :) I'm amazed and grateful at how... Read more
Thank you all very, very much.
I had no idea this thing would get funded to 200%. This is super-exciting. I really appreciate everyone's support and enthusiasm. Stickers for everyone!!!... Read more
Announcing Two New Stretch Goals
I'm thrilled and exited about how well we've done so far and I'd like to announce two new stretch goals, with a third still in the works (if... Read more
That was quite a day!
Being Project of the Day is pretty amazing. I think it's unlikely we'll have a day even remotely as successful again but that's okay.
So, thanks. A lot. To everyone. ... Read more
Project of the Day!
Holy cow, this is exciting.
To everyone - original backers because your enthusiasm brought this project to the attention of the folk at Kickstarter, and new backers because your enthusiasm... Read more
First Stretch Goal!
Yep, it's true.
And I'm pretty excited.
At $8,250, 150% funded, I'm going to wrap each book with a custom-designed belly band (if that makes no sense, google "belly band... Read more
The Technology of Wrylon Robotical
Roderick didn't start with robots. His first company, founded in 1896, was the Wrylon Engineering & Moto-Mechanical Workshop, building custom, high-performance parts for the burgeoning automobile racing industry. After a... Read more
We did it gang! Thank you all so very much.
As of right now we're 104% backed, which means all of you getting what you so graciously pledged for -... Read more
The project is still rolling along at a really nice pace and I continue to be thankful and humbled by your support.
Hello and thanks to all the new backers,... Read more
Day 01 - Thank you
Seriously, thank you.
As I write this 41 people have pledged their support for this book and I'm incredibly grateful. It's 23% funded, with around $1,300 against the goal of... Read more